Young Sibs (4-8yrs)

Siblings Australia has identified a number of books suitable for young siblings under about 8 years of age.

Please let us know of any other relevant books.

1. My Brother, Matthew (Mary Thompson)
My Brother, Matthew
2. We’ll paint the Octopus Red (Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen)
We'll Paint the Octopus Red
3. The Best Worst Brother (Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen)
The Best Worst Brother
4. Princess Pooh (Kathleen Muldoon)
Princess Pooh
5. Arnie & the New Kid (Nancy Carlson)
Arnie and the New Kid
6. Ben, King of the River (David Gifaldi)
Ben, King of the River
7. My friend with autism (Beverly Bishop)
My Friend with Autism
8. What about me? When Brothers and Sisters get Sick (Alan Peterkin) *
What about Me?: When Brothers and Sisters Get Sick
9. Everybody is different (Fiona Bleach)
Everybody Is Different
10. All about My Brother: An Eight-Year-Old Sister's Introduction to Her Brother Who Has Autism (Sarah Peralta)
All about My Brother: An Eight-Year-Old Sister's Introduction to Her Brother Who Has Autism
11. Ian’s Walk (Laurie Lears)
Ian's Walk: A Story about Autism
12. Welcome Home, Jellybean (Marlene Fanta-Shyer)
Welcome Home, Jellybean
13. Wishing on a Midnight Star (Nancy Ogaz)
Wishing on the Midnight Star: My Asperger Brother
14. Andy and his Yellow Frisbee (Mary Thompson)
Andy and His Yellow Frisbee
15. Rolling Along with Goldilocks and the Three Bears (Cindy Meyers)
Rolling Along with Goldilocks and the Three Bears
16. I Feel Jealous – Your Emotions Series (Moses Brian)
17. I Feel Angry – Your Feelings Series (Moses Brian)
I Feel Angry (Your Emotions S.)
18. I Feel Sad – Your Feelings Series (Moses Brian)
I Feel Sad (Your Emotions S.)
19. I’m Worried – Your Feelings Series (Moses Brian)
I'm Worried (Your Feelings S.)
20. Way I feel (Cain Janan)
The Way I Feel
21. Russell is Extra Special: A book about Autism for Children (Charles Amenta)
Russell Is Extra Special: A Book about Autism for Children
22. The Other Kid (Lorraine Donlon)


   
 My Brother, Matthew (Mary Thompson)
My Brother, Matthew
If you have read this book and would like to tell us what you thought of it, please email kate@siblingsaustralia.org.au and we might publish what you say here!!